KSTP Traffic Round-Up: Crash Blocks SB I-35W Lanes in New Brighton

March 22, 2018 09:28 AM

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The Thursday morning commute kicked off with delays on southbound Interstate 35W in New Brighton.


KSTP Traffic Reporter Josie Smith said the crash occurred near County Road 88 and blocked two lanes.

Smith said traffic was delayed from Highway 8 to the Forest Lake split along southbound I-35.

Smith also said a crash along southbound Highway 169 near Interstate 394 pushed traffic to the right-hand shoulder.

Then, Smith reported a crash involving a car and a semi truck occurred on southbound Highway 100 past Minnetonka Boulevard, blocking the center lane.

Earlier, Smith reported overnight work on I-35W at the Highway 65 split into downtown Minneapolis wrapped up early.

Smith said more closures are scheduled for next week.

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Rebecca Omastiak

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